The 1st Cavalry Division along with the Fort Hood USO will host a Drive-In-style rock concert from 12 Noon-1:30pm on Saturday October 31 in the parking lot of Fort Hood Stadium.
The Halloween “Spooktacular” will feature the 1st Cavalry Division Rock Band and the Division’s Horse Cavalry Detachment. This event will showcase a wide variety of music from artists such as Bill Withers, ZZ Top, Drake, Evanescence, and the Foo Fighters.
The event will be held while incorporating multiple COVID-19 precautionary measures.
“We will be spacing out the vehicle parking, providing hand sanitizing stations, and sanitizing the restrooms throughout the course of the concert,” said Capt. Taylor Criswell, Commander of the 1st Cavalry Division Band. “We just ask that you remain in the area near your vehicle for the duration of the show unless you are moving to or from the restrooms in the stadium
The Fort Hood USO will be handing out pre-packaged candy to vehicles as they enter the parking lot.
Attendees are encouraged to bring snacks and beverages, but no alcohol will be allowed. Costumes, however, are more than encouraged!
Vehicles can begin entering the parking lot from Clear Creek Road at 11:00am and follow the signs to the correct area and ensure you get parked in accordance with the COVID prevention measures.
Media wishing to attend must RSVP to Lt. Col. Chris Brautigam, firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 3 p.m. October 30. Media attending will meet their escort at 11 a.m. October 31 at the Marvin Leath Visitors Center.